Boom: Cannon Demonstration

Jul 2 2022 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

San Jacinto Monument

  Texas

Three men in historic outfits firing a cannon. There's a plume of fire coming out of the cannon. The text reads: Boom Cannon Demo

BOOM! Have you ever wondered how to load a cannon or seen one fired? This 4th of July weekend, visitors to the San Jacinto Monument can learn how to load a cannon and watch regular cannon demonstrations.

It will be a blast, literally!

When: Saturday, July 2; 11:00 am – 2:00 pm; cannon fire will be on the hour and the half hour

Where: Outside the San Jacinto Monument; look for the cannon!

Ages: All ages

Things to Bring: Hearing protection if desired

Cost: Free

Note: Program will be canceled in case of rain or inclement weather.

For more information, email san-jacinto-battleground@thc.texas.gov or call 281-479-2431.